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Gadfly
Interests: theology, wood turning, classic rock and roll, Southern Gospel, finger-picking guitar, philosophy, historical novels, and virtually everything else
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This is it! The end is in sight! Continue reading
Posted May 28, 2021 at Gadfly's Muse
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It will be a song of mercy and grace and glory... to our Christ. Continue reading
Posted May 25, 2021 at Gadfly's Muse
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Who can view our nation and our world today and not see these beasts at work among us? Continue reading
Posted May 23, 2021 at Gadfly's Muse
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What we must embrace is that it is, quoting Dickens, "the best of times and the worst of times." Continue reading
Posted May 20, 2021 at Gadfly's Muse
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In other words, whatever He requires... it will be worth it. Continue reading
Posted May 19, 2021 at Gadfly's Muse
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This is the continuing ministry of Christ's Church: to stand and warn. Continue reading
Posted May 18, 2021 at Gadfly's Muse
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In the midst of the river of life, like the image, the solemn reality of death is highlighted. Continue reading
Posted May 16, 2021 at Gadfly's Muse
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We should understand these verses as a "stop-action" scene in a movie. Continue reading
Posted May 14, 2021 at Gadfly's Muse
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The seals must be opened and the contents of creation's history opened to our eyes. Continue reading
Posted May 13, 2021 at Gadfly's Muse
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This is that earthquake that transforms all of man's social and redemptive consciousness. Continue reading
Posted May 12, 2021 at Gadfly's Muse
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in the midst of it all, we must remember this fundamental truth: Continue reading
Posted May 10, 2021 at Gadfly's Muse
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Pogo once said, "we have met the enemy and he is us!" Continue reading
Posted May 9, 2021 at Gadfly's Muse
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He is worth the effort and His rewards are as certain as the trials we must face on our way to gaining them. Continue reading
Posted May 8, 2021 at Gadfly's Muse
Posted Apr 26, 2021 at Gadfly's Muse
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This must be our exceeding joy... to serve Him wherever He and His Kingdom are being threatened. Continue reading
Posted Apr 25, 2021 at Gadfly's Muse
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What about the so-called "unconditional love" we are supposed to exhibit? Continue reading
Posted Apr 24, 2021 at Gadfly's Muse
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It is not a question of counting up the number of things on which we agree. Continue reading
Posted Apr 22, 2021 at Gadfly's Muse
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No movie can approach this story for ultimate drama and joyful conclusion. Continue reading
Posted Apr 20, 2021 at Gadfly's Muse
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John calls us to notice the "radical" nature of our confession of Jesus. Continue reading
Posted Apr 19, 2021 at Gadfly's Muse
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therefore let us pursue love because it is the greatest of all God's gifts. Continue reading
Posted Apr 18, 2021 at Gadfly's Muse
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This is a Kingdom to treasure and a King to love. Continue reading
Posted Apr 17, 2021 at Gadfly's Muse
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This is not some mystical, other-worldly, speculation. John is describing how life itself is lived. Continue reading
Posted Apr 16, 2021 at Gadfly's Muse
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At the bottom of all things is "hope". The hope of something good coming. Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2021 at Gadfly's Muse
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I cannot help but think that His patience must be wearing thin. Continue reading
Posted Apr 14, 2021 at Gadfly's Muse
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Christian humility is grounded in the conviction that "it doesn't get any better than this." Continue reading
Posted Apr 13, 2021 at Gadfly's Muse